BATES - Esther (nee Neustatter) October 2, 2013; wife of the late Marty Bates; mother of Ron (Anita) Bihovsky, David (Wendy) Bates and Becky Bates; grandmother of Eric Mohrman, Michael Bihovsky, Samuel and Aviva Bates-Gambitsky. Funeral services Friday October 4th, 1 PM at Congregation Shir Shalom, 4660 Sheridan Dr., Williamsville. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The New Israel Fund, www.NIF.org
and The Neustatter-Shapiro Fund, c/o Congregation Shir Shalom. Shiva Saturday and Sunday 7-9 PM with prayer services at 7:30 PM at Weinberg Campus. Online condolences visit www.mesnekoff.com
. Arrangements by MESNEKOFF FUNERAL HOME.